Before you apply, have you:
- checked if you need planning permission for the work you want to do
- found out what you need to supply with the application
- understood how much it will cost
- Read the guidance notes for the completion of your application
- You can download and complete the paper form by going to 'Other ways to do it'
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More info about the journey
Completed form (2 In total to be supplied unless the application is submitted electronically)
A plan which identifies the land to which the application relates drawn to an identified scale and showing the direction of North (4 in total to be supplied unless the application is submitted electronically)
A copy of other plans and drawings or information necessary to describe the subject of the application (2 In total to be supplied unless the application is submitted electronically) including:
– Block plan of the site (e.g. at a scale of 1:100 or 1:200) showing any site boundaries
– Existing and proposed elevations (e.g. at a scale of 1:50 or 1:100)
– Existing and proposed floor plans (e.g. at a scale of 1:50 or 1:100)
– Existing and proposed site sections and finished floor and site levels (e.g. at a scale of 1:50 or 1:100)
– Roof plans (e.g. at a scale of 1:50 or 1:100)
The completed Ownership Certificate (A, B, C or D – as applicable) as required by Article 7 of the Town and Country Planning (General Development Procedure) Order 1995 and by Regulation 6 of the Planning (Listed Building and Conservation Areas) Regulations 1990
Agricultural Holdings Certificate as required by Article 7 of the Town and Country Planning (General Development Procedure) Order 1995
Design and Access Statement, if required
The appropriate fee
In addition, where Ownership Certificates B, C or D have been completed, notice(s) as required by Article 6 of the Town and Country Planning (General Development Procedure) Order 1995 and by Regulation 6 of the Planning (Listed Building and Conservation Areas) Regulations 1990 must be given and/or published in accordance with this Article and this Regulation
– may include some or all of the following. Please also see the general guide on validation which gives more detail on the quality and type of plans to be submitted.
Biodiversity survey and report
Flood risk assessment
Heritage Statement (including Historical, archaeological features and Scheduled Ancient Monuments)
Foul sewage and utilities assessment
Land Contamination assessment
Noise impact assessment
Site Waste Management Plan
Cross section drawings through the site and/or building, and of items such as windows, doors and other decorative features.
Photographic record of those parts of the building to be altered or which will be affected by the proposals.
Tree survey/Arboricultural implications
Statement of significance
Your application comes back to us to decide if you can go ahead. We'll look at how it affects the local area, the environment and other people. We will usually tell you our decision within six to eight weeks.
If you can't submit online, you can download and print a paper copy form from the Planning Portal website. You can complete this and send it into us.